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How Are the Social Sciences Related?

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Which of the following best describes what social sciences have in common?

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1. Which of the following is NOT an example of a social science?

2. If you were to explore why one group of people speak the way that they do, which discipline would be the most relevant?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The social sciences are scientific fields that are often misunderstood and sometimes not even recognized as a science! Complete this assessment to see what you know about the different social sciences and what they study.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These questions will help you test your knowledge regarding:

  • What the social sciences have in common
  • The disciplines of social science
  • What these disciplines study

Skills Practiced

This assessment will also help you test these skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the disciplines of the social sciences
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as the different disciplines and subdisciplines of the social sciences
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify specific social science disciplines based on their characteristics

Additional Learning

If you think you need a review of the material covered by this assessment, see the lesson How Are the Social Sciences Related? Use this lesson to improve your understanding of:

  • The interdisciplinary nature of the social sciences
  • The relationship between politics, economics and the social sciences
  • How the social sciences are used to improve our understanding of people
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